Action Required: Password Expiration on 2/13/2023 (Today’s date)

This email below has been confirmed as malicious or fraudulent by the Information Security department. If you have received this phishing email, do not open any attachments or follow the link(s) in the message; simply delete the email.

This email subject line is designed to create a sense of urgency in the receiver. The idea is to keep the receiver from looking too closely or spending time deciding if it is true. The scammers are counting on the idea you can’t let your password expire.

There are other red flags with this email that can tip you off to the fact it is a phishing scam. See the screenshot below.

Red Flags - Email not coming from Microsoft, misspelling Activated, hovering over the link shows a non-Microsoft URL

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